CART

(0) items

The Humanistic Tradition Book 5: Romanticism, Realism, and the Nineteenth-century World

by
Edition:
6th
ISBN13:

9780077346225

ISBN10:
007734622X
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
1/29/2010
Publisher(s):
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
List Price: $60.41

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$19.39

Hurry!

Only one copy
in stock at this price.

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
U9780077346225
$27.41

Buy New Textbook

Usually Ships in 3-4 Business Days
N9780077346225
$58.90

eTextbook


 
Duration
Price
$38.66
More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $25.36
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 6th edition with a publication date of 1/29/2010.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Related Products


  • Connect Humanities Access Card for The Humanistic Tradition (Volume 2, Books 3 to 6)
    Connect Humanities Access Card for The Humanistic Tradition (Volume 2, Books 3 to 6)
  • Connect Plus Humanities Access Card for The Humanistic Tradition (Volume 2, Books 3 to 6)
    Connect Plus Humanities Access Card for The Humanistic Tradition (Volume 2, Books 3 to 6)
  • Humanistic Tradition Bk. 5 : From Romanticism to Realism in the Nineteenth Century
    Humanistic Tradition Bk. 5 : From Romanticism to Realism in the Nineteenth Century
  • Music Listening CD 2 for Humanistic Tradition (for use with Volume II or Books 4-6)
    Music Listening CD 2 for Humanistic Tradition (for use with Volume II or Books 4-6)
  • The Humanistic Tradition, Book 5: Romanticism, Realism, and the Nineteenth-Century World
    The Humanistic Tradition, Book 5: Romanticism, Realism, and the Nineteenth-Century World




Summary

The Humanistic Tradition features a flexible, topical approach that helps students understand humankind's creative legacy as a continuum rather than as a series of isolated events. This widely acclaimed interdisciplinary survey offers a global perspective, countless illustrations, and more than 150 literary sources. Available in multiple formats, The Humanistic Tradition explores the political, economic, and social contexts of human culture, providing a global and multicultural perspective which helps students better understand the relationship between the West and other world cultures.

Table of Contents

Book 5: Romanticism, Realism, and the Nineteenth-Century World

27 The Romantic View of Nature

Looking Ahead

The Progress of Industrialization

Early Nineteenth-Century Thought

Nature and the Natural in European Literature

Nature and the Natural in Asian Literature

Romantic Landscape Painting

American Romanticism

Looking Back

28 The Romantic Hero

Looking Ahead

Nationalism and the Hero

The Promethean Hero

Goethe's Faust: The Quintessential Romantic Hero

Romantic Love and Romantic Stereotypes

Looking Back

29 The Romantic Style in Art and Music

Looking Ahead

Heroic Themes in Art

Trends in Mid Nineteenth-Century Architecture

The Romantic Style in Music

The Romantic Ballet

Romantic Opera

Looking Back

30 Industry, Empire, and the Realist Style

Looking Ahead

The Global Dominion of the West

Nineteenth-Century Social Theory

Realism in Literature

Realism in the Visual Arts

Late Nineteenth-Century Architecture

Realism in Music

Looking Back

31 The Move Toward Modernism

Looking Ahead

Late Nineteenth-Century Thought

Poetry in the Late Nineteenth Century: The Symbolists

Music in the Late Ninteenth Century: Debussy

Painting in the Late Ninteenth Century

Art Nouveau

Literature in the Late Nineteenth Century

The Arts of Africa and Oceania

Postimpressionism

Looking Back



Please wait while the item is added to your cart...